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Broadband Forum, HomeGrid Forum GHNA collaboration

Collaboration between Broadband Forum and HomeGrid Forum has helped unlock greater interoperability and gigabit plus performance for service providers, as the two leading standards development organisations have jointly developed a GHNA ( Access) Certification Programme. The GHNA Certification Programme is designed to combine Broadband Forum-based performance testing with HomeGrid Forum-based compliance and interoperability testing for […]

September 8, 2022

HomeGrid Forum welcomes Positron Access Solutions

HomeGrid Forum has added Positron Access Solutions to its list of high-profile members. Positron Access Solutions specialises in carrier grade telecommunications products. As a member of HomeGrid Forum they will share their insights and expertise in network delivery with Access equipment that provide symmetrical Gigabit bandwidth for longer distances over Coax or Copper wiring. […]

September 7, 2022

Dish Network joins HomeGrid Forum

HomeGrid Forum has welcomed US operator Dish Network as its newest Board Member. Dish provides television entertainment and technology to millions of customers with its satellite Dish TV and streaming Sling TV services. In 2020, the company became a nationwide US wireless carrier through the acquisition of Boost Mobile. Disg joined HomeGrid Forum to become […]

August 25, 2021

Report: Copper path can lead to fibre dividends

For telecom operators and service providers seeking to roll out future-proofed fibre-grade services, open standards development organisation Broadband Forum has published its latest technical report to help ensure that homes and businesses have access to faster, more reliable broadband connectivity by harnessing the copper infrastructure. The TR-419 (Fiber Access Extension over Existing Copper Infrastructure) report […]

February 22, 2021